Hopefully, if you are reading this final 2016 installment of “Pick Your Spots” it means you are still in contention for your league title. If not and you are still trying to win every week, well you are the kind… Read More ›
Weekly Spot Starts (SPs)
“65 Mustangs” Pick Your Spots: Week 22 Spot Starting Guide. Why Don’t I Listen to Myself More Often?
Last week I lamented the plight of the innings limits and pitchers being shut down, pushed back, or skipped. I was bitten by it last weekend when the Yanks swapped Michael Pineda and CC Sabathia for their Sunday and Monday… Read More ›
“65 Mustangs” Pick Your Spots: Week 21 Spot Start Guide. What do you mean innings limits? Don’t they know we are in the playoffs?
Good luck to everyone playing for a playoff berth tonight. I’m down to the last day in 3 of my leagues. In one I’d need a 10-2 or better win against the team in that 4th and last spot to… Read More ›
“65 Mustangs” Pick Your Spots: Week 20 Spot Starting & Relief Pitcher Guide. All it takes is one bad week.
Last week I said, among other things, that from this point forward “every start counts”. You may have spent the season climbing your standings tooth and nail and now are in the playoff picture in H to H, or within… Read More ›
Do you need to get serious? Last week I said, “If you are in a must-win-every-week scenario, the time to take chances is over.” If you are in a tight race, as I am in 4 of my 5 leagues, (we… Read More ›
“65 Mustangs” Pick Your Spots, Spot Starting & Relief Pitcher Guide, Week 17, Trade Deadline Issue, What Happened to my Closer?
Once upon a time I thought I understood life and world order. I thought I knew who the best team in baseball was, the straw that stirred the drink, the “Evil Empire”, the people who severed Ted Williams head and… Read More ›
“65 Mustangs” Pick Your Spots – Spot Starting & Relief Pitcher Guide, Week 17. The Pool Hammock Issue.
I woke up this morning thinking about nothing but baseball. How would my Yankees do today? Will they be buyers or sellers at the deadline? How are my own teams doing, both in my fantasy leagues and my entries into… Read More ›